Esaias Z. "Bertha" Santana
Esaias Z. "Bertha" Santana, 92, a resident at Pacific Coast Care Center passed away Monday, December 3, 2012 in Salinas. Born January 18, 1920 in Ashfork, AZ, Bertha lived in Salinas for the past 70 years where she worked in the produce industry. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, and visiting the casinos in Reno. She loved spending time with her family and friends.
Bertha is survived by her sisters, Gloria Ann Santana and Mary Ruby (Felix) Provencio, her brother, Alejo "Tim" Santana. She also leaves her grand daughter, Stephanie Benabides, great grandson, Eddie Cain IV, great great grandson, Emanuel Rodriguez, and God son, Felix Provencio III, along with numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Visitation will be held at the Healey Mortuary on Thursday, December 6, 2012, from 1 to 9 PM. Chapel Blessing Rites will be held, Friday, December 7, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. at the Healey Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery, 850 Abbott St., Salinas.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Healey Mortuary & Crematory, 405 N. Sanborn Rd., Salinas. www.healeymortuary.com